Sophomore Josh Freeman broke the all-time SIU and MVC outdoor shot put records with his winning throw of 19.12m (62-08.75).
A two-time NJCAA national champion and All-American in the weight throw with a best of 60-5 3/4, a junior college national record. Also an NJCAA all-american in the hammer throw (185-0) and discus (175-0) in 2000, when he finished second and third respectively, at the NJCAA National Championhip Track Meet. Team captain at Barton C.C. In first meet as a Saluki, finished second in the weight throw (57-1) and twelth in the shot put (41-3) in the season opening Saluki Booster Invitational.
Lincoln H.S.: Lettered in track (4), wrestling (4), football (3), and baseball (2).
Personal: Majoring in health education ... son of Jeff and Dana Judge ... born January 24, 1980.
Wright on Judge:
"Adam was the 2000 NJCAA National Champion in the 35 lb. weight at Barton County C.C. He will be a good addition and a great competitor for us. We?re expecting great things from him this season."